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2016 New York – 2016 Toyota 86

2016 New York Preview: Scion’s lovely FR-S sports coupe finally gets the Toyota 86 name it deserves in the US

One of the more notable marketing fails that ultimately and probably led to the death of Scion was Toyota’s decision to name the excellent GT86 rear-wheel drive sports coupe, the Scion FR-S. By then, Scion more or less lost whatever credibility they had with the slowing momentum of the tC’s initial success. Part of Toyota’s […]

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Report: The Toyota GT 86 mid-cycle refresh to yield lots of tweaks and new lightweight carbon fiber roof version

Toyota’s sports car chief, Tetsuya Tada, spoke to Motoring, who learned that the Toyota GT 86 will get a pretty involving mid-cycle refresh pretty soon. The refresh is said to include some tweaks to the engine, suspension, and the body while revealing a new lightweight variant with a carbon fiber roof. But don’t hold your breath […]

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Report: A new Toyota FR Concept to debut at Tokyo

Some new rumors are rolling in from Motoring down yonder in Australia, who report of a new Toyota FR Concept supposedly due at the Tokyo Motor Show later this year. Details are sparse, but the new FR Concept is said to be previewing a next-gen GT86 model, which also means a new Scion FRS and Subaru […]

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Report: Next-gen Toyota GT86 to get hybridized with F1-style KERS system

Some new news rings from Motoring, supposedly regarding the next-gen Toyota GT86, which will happen, despite having some initial setbacks with sales for the first generation (sadly). According to the Australian outlet, who spoke with some insiders at Toyota, the next-generation GT86 will happen and will come with an F1-style KERS system, or Kinetic Energy Regeneration […]

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Report: Next-gen Scion FR-S could use Mazda Miata MX-5 platform

Some news is floating in about the next generation Scion FR-S, which Australia’s Motoring says could use the new Mazda Miata MX-5’s platform as a starting point. This seems possible since the Scion/Subaru/Toyota trio don’t seem to be selling as well as the brands anticipated. They want to keep the car around, but could use the […]

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Report: Toyota withdraws GT 86 Hybrid due to lack of demand

Toyota is apparently withdrawing their decision to proceed with a GT 86-based hybrid due to a lack of demand, as the latest from AutoCar of the UK reports. According to their findings after speaking with Toyota’s marketing director, Fabio Capano, they found that the hybrid doesn’t speak to the majority of their intended market. In other […]

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Cosworth reveals engine upgrade package for Toyobaru triplets, can boost power up to 380hp

For all the time that Subaru and Toyota refused to offer a forced-induced version of the GT 86/BRZ/Scion FR-S, renowned engine firm Cosworth picked up the slack by revealing a special Power Package. The package is offered in a variety of “stages,” with Stage 1 beginning with a mildly optimized ECU, a stainless sport exhaust […]

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Video: Cosworth teases new performance packages for Subaru BR-Z/Toyota GT 86

Many fans and automotive journalists alike continue to wonder to this day: why aren’t Toyota and Subaru producing more powerful variants to the current GT 86 and BR-Z? While this question continues to go unanswered and rumors of other variants to the GT 86 surfacing, renowned engine tuning firm, Cosworth, just recently teased a new […]

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Report: Scion FR-S Convertible on the way, according to MotorTrend

MotorTrend reports that they’ve received the scoop on a convertible Scion FR-S, following back and forth rumors surrounding multiple variants to the Toyobaru GT-86 family. These rumors include the aforementioned convertible version, a sedan, a high-performance model, and even a hybridized model. And yet, none have taken shape on the production front. Though MT supposedly […]

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Report: Toyota GT 86 variants apparently back in the rumor mill

Motoring in Australia down yonder is claiming that Toyota is back in game of expanding the GT 86 lineup. In the past, rumors and reports have suggested that Toyota will expand the GT 86 lineup with a convertible, a sedan, a hybrid, and even a turbocharged high performance variant, all of which have yet to […]

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2012 Toyota 86 Zn6 Gt86 Gts Speedometer Sport Watch picture
2012 Toyota 86 Zn6 Gt86 Gts Speedometer Sport Watch
Carbon Fiber 2012~ Toyota FT86 GT86 Scion FRS Subaru BRZ mirror cover ◎ picture
Carbon Fiber 2012~ Toyota FT86 GT86 Scion FRS Subaru BRZ mirror cover ◎
New SCION FR-S 13-17 SUBARU BRZ TOYOTA 86 GT86 LED light side marker lamp-SMOKE  picture
New SCION FR-S 13-17 SUBARU BRZ TOYOTA 86 GT86 LED light side marker lamp-SMOKE
New SCION FR-S 13-17 SUBARU BRZ TOYOTA 86 GT86 LED light side marker lamp-SMOKE  picture
New SCION FR-S 13-17 SUBARU BRZ TOYOTA 86 GT86 LED light side marker lamp-SMOKE
SCION FR S, SUBARU BRZ, TOYOTA GT86 JDM  HEADLIGTHS PAAR, NEW IN BOX picture
SCION FR S, SUBARU BRZ, TOYOTA GT86 JDM HEADLIGTHS PAAR, NEW IN BOX